Ruifeng Li

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Ruifeng Li
Full nameRuifeng Li
CountryUnited States
Born2001 (age 19–20)
Plano, Texas, U.S.
TitleGrandmaster (2017)
FIDE rating2541 (December 2021)
Peak rating2585 (February 2018)
Ranking492

Ruifeng Li (born 2001) is an American chess grandmaster (since 2017).[1][2][3] As of January 2021, he is ranked 32nd best player in the US.[2]

Li won the

  • 2016 US national Open.[4]
  • North American Junior Open U20 in 2016.[5]
  • 12@th annual Philadelphia Open in 2018.[6]

He drew against world class players such as Fabiano Caruana, Gata Kamsky, Luke McShane, and Alexey Dreev.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Ruifeng Li". www.uschesschamps.com. March 23, 2012. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Li, Ruifeng FIDE Chess Profile - Players Arbiters Trainers". Ratings.fide.com. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  3. ^ "List of titles approved by the Presidential Board by written resolution". FIDE. March 3, 2017. Retrieved March 3, 2017.
  4. ^ West, Vanessa. "Ruifeng Li Wins the National Open - US Chess". New.uschess.org. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  5. ^ "CB News - IM Li Ruifeng wins North American Junior Open U20 | Chess News". En.chessbase.com. Retrieved February 7, 2017.
  6. ^ "GM Ruifeng Li Wins 12th Philadelphia Open". US Chess. May 5, 2018. Retrieved April 21, 2020.